An exploration of Ontario residents" views of crime and the criminal justice system

Publisher: Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto in Toronto

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StatementAnthony N. Doob ... [et al.].
ContributionsDoob, Anthony N., University of Toronto. Centre of Criminology.
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. ;
Number of Pages61
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Open LibraryOL19138882M
ISBN 10091958487X

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